White Elementary School

5148 S Kansas
Wichita, KS 67216
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 409 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, White Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 409 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Bottom 50% in KS
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

White Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

White Elementary School's student population of 409 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
409 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

White Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of White Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (KS)
#1248 out of 1264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
28%
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6-9%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
21%
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Black
13%
6%
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White
50%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.68
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
10%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is White Elementary School's ranking?
White Elementary School is ranked #1248 out of 1,264 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
What schools are White Elementary School often compared to?
White Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Oaklawn Elementary School, Paul B Cooper Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
How many students attend White Elementary School?
409 students attend White Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of White Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Black, 11% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of White Elementary School?
White Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does White Elementary School offer ?
White Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is White Elementary School part of?
White Elementary School is part of Wichita School District.
In what neighborhood is White Elementary School located?
White Elementary School is located in the South Area neighborhood of Wichita, KS.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 409 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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